Tribal Government

SaginawChippewa Indian Tribe Council

The Saginaw Chippewa Indian Tribe Council is committed to providing information of interest to all its members, both on and off the reservation.

Our Tribal Council
( l to r:) Bill Federico, Theresa Jackson, Louanna Bruner, Sergeant-at-Arms Kenny Sprague, Treasurer Craig Graveratte, Sub-Chief Julius S. Peters, Chief Ronald F. Ekdahl, Secretary Frank J. Cloutier, Chaplain Diana Quigno-Grundahl, Lindy Hunt, Jennifer L. Wassegijig and Ron Nelson

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Information Technology: Training
Information Technology: Training
The IT Technical Training Division is available to assist all associates within the Saginaw Chippewa Indian Tribe's organization. Our goal is to support and aid associates with their job duties and help them understand and effectively utilize the Microsoft Office Products. We offer a variety of instructor led Microsoft Office training sessions, such as Excel, PowerPoint, Word, Outlook and Publisher. We also offer ongoing Keyboarding courses to increase your typing efficiency.

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A selection from the Ziibiwing Cultural Center
A Ziibiwing Center Collection
With the help of our contributors in 2007, the ZC Collections Committee acquired 1,483 artifacts that are beneficial to the cultural and spiritual well-being of the tribe.

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Human Resources

The Human Resources Office of the Saginaw Chippewa Indian Tribe handles all recruitment, application and job placement for individuals interested in seeking employment here. There are a wide variety of available opportunities. The tribe supports an array of activities similar to what you find in any municipality, including hotel and gaming enterprises, governmental services, and educational administration.

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Job Hotline
Employment Center

Missing & Murdered Indigenous Women
Published: 6/19/2019 2:21:00 PM - Ziibiwing Cultural Center

First meeting: Tuesday, July 16, 2019 | 5:30 p.m. | Ziibiwing Center | 6650 E. Broadway I Mt. Pleasant, Ml
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First Peoples Fund
Published: 6/18/2019 2:35:00 PM - Ziibiwing Cultural Center

George Martin Award Luncheon | July 26, 2019 • 12pm-2pm. Free & Open to Interested Parties.
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Summer Feast
Published: 6/18/2019 2:30:00 PM - 7th Generation Programs

Thursday, June 20 from 5:30 - 8 p.m. | 7th Generation
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Native Fest 2019
Published: 6/18/2019 10:06:00 AM - Ziibiwing Cultural Center

INDIAN CAR BINGO - Tuesday, July 23 • 6-9pm | MUSIC & COMEDY NIGHT - Wednesday, July 24 • 5-9pm
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Seventh Generation People’s Powwow Fundraiser
Published: 6/18/2019 8:37:00 AM - 7th Generation Programs

Drawing: June 20, 2019 at 7 p.m. | Seventh Generation’s Summer Feast
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Red Cross Blood Drive - June 25, 2019
Published: 6/18/2019 8:14:00 AM - Public Relations

10:30 am to 4:15 pm at the Eagle's Nest Tribal Gym.
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Ziibiwing Open July 4th And 5th
Published: 6/13/2019 11:45:00 AM - Ziibiwing Cultural Center

Ziibiwing will be OPEN on July 4th and 5th, 2019, except for the Research Center which will be CLOSED both dates.
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Live Webcast - 2nd Annual Tribal Opioid Summit - Day 2
Published: 6/12/2019 1:44:00 PM - Behavioral Health

June 13 , 2019 From The Soaring Eagle Casino and Resort Conference Center .
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Statewide Tribal Opioid Summit
Jun 12th & Jun 13th
Honoring the Little People
Friday, May 24th
11 am – 2 pm
Birch Bark Quill Boxes Collection
Saturday, May 11th
10 am – 3 pm
Taco Fundraiser
Friday, May 10th
8 am – 3 pm
Apr 19th - Oct 5th

  • Revenue Sharing

  • As of May 14, 2014, The Saginaw Chippewa Indian Tribe has distributed $225,428,719.54 to local businesses and schools. (-More-)
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